1754 Chicago  Avenue

1754 Chicago Avenue

1754 Chicago Avenue, Downers Grove, IL 60515

A one-of-a-kind Banchory Woods Executive home nestled on one of the most coveted streets in Downers Grove. (Pierce Downer, Herrick & DGN schools.) A full masonry brick and stone exterior highlights the expert craftsmanship of this 5 bed, 6.1 bath home with 3 car garage and 8,082 finished sqft. Stunning appointments include custom millwork and 4" walnut flooring throughout (refinished 2021), an open floor plan with sight lines from the front door to the sunroom, a full chef's kitchen with high-end Viking, Thermador, Bosch and Subzero appliances, a sun drenched family room with stone fireplace, soaring two story ceiling and wall of windows, a gorgeous keeping/sun room with slate flooring, beam ceiling and stone fireplace, a main floor study with double door entrance, custom coffered ceiling, wainscotting, custom cabinetry and 7' bay window overlooking the beautiful yard. The main floor can also be utilized as an in-law arrangement with 1 of 2 laundry rooms, a mud room and a spacious guest bedroom with private en suite and walk-in closet. The second level has 2nd laundry room and 4 bedrooms each with their own private en suite bathroom and walk-in closet. The finished basement is an entertainers dream with heated flooring, a 5' stone fireplace w/custom cabinetry, custom bar w/2 beverage coolers, billiard area, theater room, fitness room, full bath with steam shower and 2 large storage rooms. The backyard is an amazing outdoor oasis with a blue stone paver patio, gas grill hook-up and outdoor fireplace w/raised hearth. Additional amenities include a Kohler whole home generator, high efficiency heating, air conditioning and humidification system, 80 gallon indirect fired water heater, 9' ceilings throughout 1st and second floors, 8' solid walnut doors throughout, custom "fine art" lighting, whole house audio system, central vac system and security system.



5,429 Sq.Ft. LIVING AREA

0.462 Acres lot

Danielle Procopio

Danielle Procopio

Features & Amenities


  • total bedrooms5
  • Total bathrooms7
  • full bathrooms6
  • half bathroom1
  • Laundry room Multiple Locations
  • Fireplace Wood Burning, Gas Starter, Masonry
  • APPLIANCES Double Oven, Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Bar Fridge, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Stainless Steel Appliance(s), Wine Refrigerator, Cooktop, Built-In Oven, Range Hood, Range Hood
  • other interior Features Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Bar-Wet, Hardwood Floors, Heated Floors, First Floor Bedroom, In-Law Arrangement, First Floor Laundry, Second Floor Laundry, First Floor Full Bath, Walk-In Closet(s), Bookcases, Ceiling - 10 Foot, Coffered Ceiling(s), Beamed Ceilings, Open Floorplan

Area & Lot

  • Status Sold
  • Living Area5,429 Sq.Ft.
  • Lot Area0.462 Acres
  • MLS® ID10953377
  • TypeResidential
  • YEAR BUILT2006
  • Architecture StylesTraditional
  • Elementary SchoolPierce Downer Elementary School
  • Middle SchoolHerrick Middle School
  • High SchoolNorth High School
  • School District58


  • Garage Space3
  • water SourceLake Michigan
  • roofAsphalt
  • lot featuresMature Trees, Partial Fencing
  • HEAT TYPENatural Gas, Forced Air, Zoned
  • AIR CONDITIONINGCentral Air, Zoned
  • sewerPublic Sewer
  • SubstructureConcrete Perimeter
  • other exterior FeaturesBrick Paver Patio, Fire Pit


  • Sales Price$1,485,000
  • Real Estate Tax $25,345/yr

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